One of the top network consultant firms for small and midsize business systems, Progent manages a full-time team of certified support experts who concentrate on core technologies including:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Enterprise security expertise
  • Advanced network infrastructures
  • Off-site troubleshooting and system administration

Our Experts Team, which contracts freelance consultants certified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly specialized knowledge covering a broad variety of key business areas and networking solutions that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and applications
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Business Intelligence consulting for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Web app development, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database programming and DBA consulting
  • Microsoft Access database programming, migration and training
  • Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 training

Creative models for finding customers, delivering service, creating a dynamic working environment, and providing generous compensation and benefits have enabled Progent to be among the fastest growing and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consulting firms in America and to build an international presence for providing online network assistance. If you are a certified computer support professional or network expert with an orientation towards a customer service and excellent people skills, consulting professionals will discover Progent a chance for adding to your professional skills, living a more rewarding lifestyle, and achieving financial security.

Learn More Details Concerning Jobs at Progent
Check out these links to learn more information concerning Progent's work opportunities, company culture, operational conditions, compensation model, and benefits packages:

Full-time Careers at Progent
Progent is seeking a range of full-time professionals including motivated Microsoft MCSE and MCP computer engineers; network consultants with Cisco credentials; and specialists in fault-tolerant system design with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, non-stop systems, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and virtual servers. We are also hiring workstation support technicians, off-site service professionals, and CISSP, CISM, or CISA accredited security consultants. Progent is also seeking experienced managers able to perform effectively in our dynamic, virtual office environment. Learn additional information about staff consulting work at Progent by going to Full-time Positions at Progent.

Contract Work at Progent
Progent works with freelance professionals who have specialized expertise and hands-on background in important information technology areas outside Progent's primary service concentration. Progent's Experts Team employs contractors who offer advice and programming support for mission-critical applications such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have in-depth expertise with popular platforms such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Solaris, or offer expert help in areas like telecom, web development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle DBM programming and management. Freelance consultants qualified by Progent cooperate with Progent's in-house engineers to provide end-to-end solutions for small and midsize company networks. To learn more details concerning freelance work with our Experts Team, refer to Freelance Opportunities at Progent.

Ways That Progent Is Exceptional
Progent has been able to attract the top consulting talent by being unique. With an innovative mix of entrepreneurial drive, insistence on customer success, utilization of state-of-the-art technology, and a flexible work structure that accommodates life-style options for our consulting team, Progent creates a dynamic culture for select individuals who have a desire for rapidly improving their technical abilities to deliver real-world benefits for a range of organizations and network environments. Find out more information about ways that we are exceptional by going to How Progent Is Unique.

Progent's Virtual Office Business Model
Progent's virtual office model utilizes state-of-the-art technologies that support off-site support, wireless connectivity, easy availability of Progent's support databases, and instant collaboration with mobile colleagues to allow you to handle challenging network issues. Our virtual office setting frees you to concentrate on providing service instead of fighting traffic and helps you build lasting customer relationships by permitting you to come up with fast, viable, and cost-effective solutions. To find out additional information concerning our virtual office network, refer to Progent virtual Office Network.

Compensation and Benefits
Our compensation is based on revenue sharing. The money you earn is entirely determined by the revenue you generate. Consultants have the choice of focusing on life style and choosing to work at a more relaxed pace, using our versatile schedule to make time for personal enthusiasms, or you can use the opportunity to earn considerable income through hard effort and lots of hours. Progent also offers full family health care coverage plus numerous additional benefits. Learn more details concerning Progent's compensation and benefits by visiting Progent Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Working with Progent Q&A
To see answers to frequent enquiries concerning being a consultant at Progent, visit Consulting at Progent Questions and Answers.

Here is a description of some present job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small organizations to maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of knowledge include system architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Positions


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Consultants to assist Progent's customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at our customer premises in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is needed, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support users of all desktop and laptop computers based on the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, work extensively with customer's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the client's end users.

More information about Desktop Support Expert Positions


P018

Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small and midsize businesses maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of expertise include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Jobs


Expert

Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Senior Microsoft Exchange expert to spearhead large-scale Microsoft Exchange planning and deployment initiatives. The right applicant would be a computer consultant with subject matter expertise in Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This role would require a background in the consulting, system design, implementation and support of these platforms.

More information about Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert Job


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's comprehensive portfolio of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and application development services. Activities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and explaining crucial components of service propositions which align our services with a client's primary business needs
  • Maintaining good relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing ongoing client management and developing follow-on sales
  • Explaining rapidly changing technology

More information on Business Development Representative (BDR) Job - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you wish to ask about any job listed above, please e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Please copy the job codes of the jobs of interest.

More Information About Work at Progent

Fulltime Work for Network Consultants, Desktop Service Technicians,
Security Experts, and Online Support Technicians

Progent is seeking to hire fulltime, results-driven Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP credentials; Cisco certified network consultants with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; security consultants who have CISM or equivalent security credentials; and advanced system design experts with experience in mobile solutions, wireless networking, service continuity, business continuity, information protection, and server virtualization. Progent also is looking for professionals who can work on Progent's staff of desktop service technicians and remote troubleshooting professionals. Also, Progent is looking for talented managers able to operate effectively in our fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a team of skilled and motivated professionals, providing attentive client care, and offering a competitive value-based fee model, We have been able to expand our customer base rapidly while delivering professional support to hundreds of companies in Northern California and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a common information database, and a team strategy for problem solving have helped Progent to retain a skilled consulting team and a satisfied customer base.

If you are a network professional with technical support expertise, teaming with Progent or helping our customers will enhance your knowledge via cooperation with our group of highly supportive, talented consultants. Progent's commitment to providing information technology consulting and computer support to small and midsize organizations will give you the opportunity to collaborate closely with decision makers and add significantly to the success of dynamic businesses.

Progent is hiring technical professionals who can show verifiable certification in their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have your Microsoft MCSE certificate. For Cisco professionals, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For security, you should have earned you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or one of the other leading security certifications. Of course, we are familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Notwithstanding, simply because a certificate does not guarantee expertise is no justification for not owning one. If you have mastered your field, then the majority of these tests should present no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you are a professional, then clients deserve to see certifications. We can promote your talents, but you should have a baseline of credentials for Progent to work with. In case you are strongly against the concept of credentials, Progent can sympathize with and honor your position, but you are likely not an appropriate candidate.

Contract Jobs for Certified Experts for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux-based, and Sun Technology

For more than two decades, our computer engineers have provided low-cost and effective computer consulting services for companies in Northern California and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared support knowledge base, and a team approach to problem solving have enabled us to build a strong in-house team and quickly expand a loyal customer base.

The Experts Group is our way to offer customers the services of specialized information technology consulting engineers who have in-depth skills and field experience in important areas outside of our primary focus in system infrastructure and security. Experts Team members are typically freelance contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who are thoroughly certified by Progent to collaborate with Progent's staff consultants to provide comprehensive, world-class network solutions to small businesses. Progent is continually enhancing the Experts Group to meet the particular needs of our customer base.

Progent's Experts Group now provides consulting in these areas:

  • Apple OS integration and applications
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • Strategic and vertical program help
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Custom program development and integration
  • Web, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer information portal development and integration
  • DBM management and performance consulting
  • Business information expertise
  • Telecom architecture support

Advantages of being part of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By working with Progent, you can benefit from the momentum of Progent's dramatic expansion and top-notch recognition in the marketplace. By maintaining a team of skilled and committed professionals, offering attentive customer care, and following a strong, value-focused pricing model, we have quadrupled our clientele during the past few years and Progent currently provides consulting services to hundreds of businesses in California and across the U.S.
  • Progent's veteran marketing staff takes care of all aspects of promoting your skills and areas of knowledge into our quickly expanding customer base, so you spend less time finding customers and more time making revenue.
  • Progent will assist in relationship building between you and Progent's core group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who are the conduit to the influential managers among our customers.
  • Our sales and operations teams will manage the entire selling and contracting process, from lead identification, project approval, client requirements description, skills matching, job analysis proposal generation, agreement negotiation and execution. Your entire focus stays with providing top-quality consulting service.
  • Progent will provide you access to Progent's advanced virtual office infrastructure, including professional meeting/work sites throughout the San Francisco area, plus data and voice connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to our extensive knowledge base, procedures based on best practices, abundance of template-deliverable publications, and the aggregate expertise from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of experienced consulting engineers.
  • We will share special benefits from top vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost training classes, on-line access to restricted vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical support resources, and downloadable in-house use software for training and/or sales purposes.
  • You will have the security of backup coverage from Progent's staff consultants and other Expert Team members in the event you are unavailable to respond to client demands due to work schedule conflicts, vacation, sickness, or training.
  • As a 1099 subcontractor to Progent, you get simplified, risk-free invoicing and consistent payment schedules. In addition, Progent is responsible for receivables collection

There is not any fee to be a member of our Experts Team, but we do have the following requirements to join:

  • You should have a strong track record as a consulting professional operating independently in your field of expertise, including at least a two year record of completed contracting jobs and/or have an active customer base to which you currently provide ongoing support activity.
  • You must demonstrate that you have expertise in your field of concentration, including having an extensive task-relevant record and strong referrals, and possess current vendor and/or industry professional certifications.
  • You need to be able to present yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and confident in your skills. You must have excellent communications skills and be able to work effectively by yourself or as a member of a group.
  • You need to know how to communicate proper goals to clients and fellow Progent consultants and you have to know how evaluate jobs, produce project plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

Enhance Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Joining a Great Team of Network Engineers

Progent's company culture will allow you to become a better professional by improving your information technology skills and increasing the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers on this commitment by recruiting the best professional talent for you to work with, offering an advanced network and communications architecture, using specialized application utilities to enable the highest level of service, and by streamlining proven business models for finding and maintaining clients.

The main factor that distinguishes Progent from other network support companies is the quality of our support professionals. Among the 50 or so consultants who have teamed with us, we have assembled the best expertise across a wide range of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, network security, Mac, Linux, server virtualization, or other vital application, we deploy experts who can enable you to be effective on major projects by combining the collective experience of Progent's team of experts.

To ensure the productivity of Progent's consultants, we invest heavily in providing the most powerful tools to perform the job efficiently. We will exploit technology to an impressive degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure enables effortless communications, cooperation, and information exchange with fellow Progent consultants — entirely from at-home or mobile offices. You don’t throw away time or forfeit revenue because of daily drives to a conventional office, and any travel you do for on-site client jobs is based on your own schedule, not Progent's. The most attractive part is that most of Progent's support work can be done remotely, offering maximum productivity for billable time. In practice, some Progent staff do remote support exclusively.

Our operations are set up for reacting rapidly and efficiently to client needs via information exchange and collaborative problem resolution. Even though Progent's engineers operate with a high level of freedom, dispatching is centralized, client issues and resolutions are carefully tracked, documented, and archived for easy retrieval, up-to-date consultant availability is broadcast to facilitate team tasks and enable trouble escalation, and customer satisfaction is always monitored. We strengthen the sense of connection through monthly team conferences and quarterly company-wide events.

The majority of Progent's team is situated throughout Northern California, but Progent is attracting a rapidly expanding team of network experts from across the U.S. Progent's virtual office infrastructure eliminates geographic boundaries that limit the efficiency of conventional company models. We complete the package by providing a comprehensive benefit plan to promote the physical health and financial welfare of our employees and their relations.

Not only do we have world-class consulting professionals, Progent's sales and operations groups match the high standards that is Progent. These high-performance contributors to Progent’s growth are helping us to target and sign up the 50-60 new clients we are currently engaging every month. Progent lately celebrated the providing of support to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also an effective sales organization.

Having a passion for technical proficiency is a key for success with Progent. A job in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a continual series of technical challenges is what keeps consulting interesting. Customers rely on a consultant to do the “hard stuff.” Creative tasks, leading-edge deployments, puzzling or chronic problems, and difficult upgrades are the foundation for our services every day. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be narrowly defined, as is sadly typical for network engineers in traditional corporate jobs. You will wake up every day enthusiastic about the opportunities to come.

On the way, you will work with some great people, both by building strong customer contacts and by operating closely with other Progent consultants, where you will learn from and contribute to their success. Of course, technology is important, but we are a relationship-focused company heart and soul. If you don’t offer strong people skills or like cooperating with a varied assortment of people, then we are in all likelihood a poor fit.

If this sounds right for you, we urge you to contact Progent about our vision of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Improvements and Professional Success with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a carefully architected and executed network is a pivotal piece for accelerating a company's success, and we apply this belief in our corporate network infrastructure. Progent has built a fault-tolerant virtual office network that enables Progent's in-house consultants and authorized contractors to deliver fast and effective service, cooperate closely on complex jobs, and gain from career and personal maturity from being part of an exciting business culture of personal drive and independence.
















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